Boyle Heights

Three people were injured, two critically, when this car slammed into an off-ramp on the 5 Freeway Sunday. (credit: CBS)

3 Injured After Car Careens Off 5 Freeway Into Boyle Heights Off-Ramp Wall

Officials said the three injured were adults who were all inside the car.

03/22/2015

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New, Green Low-Income Housing Complex Opens In Boyle Heights

A new complex of brand new apartments for very low and low-income families celebrated its grand opening Thursday in Boyle Heights.

03/19/2015

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Grand Opening Held For Housing Development For Low-Income Families In Boyle Heights

East Los Angeles community members gathered Thursday for the grand opening of a housing development for low-income families in Boyle Heights.

03/19/2015

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13-Year-Old Boy Killed By Driver In Boyle Heights

A car slammed into the boy at Cummings and Sheridan streets, coroner’s Assistant Chief Ed Winter said.

03/10/2015

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LAPD Says 1 Of 2 Missing Girls Found Safe

Los Angeles police report that a missing 11-year-old girl was found safe Saturday afternoon, but a 16-year-old is in an unrelated case is still missing.

03/07/2015

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5 In Custody After Officer-Involved Shooting Prompted 2 Pursuits In Boyle Heights

An officer-involved shooting that prompted two separate pursuits was under investigation early Wednesday morning.

03/04/2015

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Man Falls Over 100 Feet From Electrical Pole In Boyle Heights

A man in his early 40s was electrocuted Saturday after climbing on a power pole.

02/28/2015

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Huizar Faces Tough Challenge From Molina In LA’s 14th District

The highest-profile race on the March 3 City Council ballot in Los Angeles pits former County Supervisor Gloria Molina against incumbent 14th District Councilman Jose Huizar.

02/20/2015

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As Many As 2 Pedestrians Struck By Car In Boyle Heights

As many as two pedestrians have been struck by a vehicle after a traffic collision in Boyle Heights.

02/19/2015

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CHP Investigating Fatal Motorcycle Crash On SB 101 Freeway

Officers responded to the scene on the southbound 101, near the 5 Freeway, where a motorcyclist apparently struck a concrete barrier around 9:33 a.m.

02/15/2015

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Document Offers Closer Look At Agreement Reached Between Exide, State Regulators

Lead-contaminated soil continues to be removed from the yards of homes near a battery-recycling facility in the wake of an agreement between state regulators and Exide Technologies.

02/13/2015

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Man Found Dead On Boyle Heights Street

A man in his 20s was found dead Tuesday morning on a Boyle Heights street, police said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/10/2015

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LAFD: ‘Unplug Christmas Trees, Outside Decorations When You’re Not Home Or While Sleeping’

Firefighters reminded residents on Thursday to unplug Christmas trees and outside decorations when not at home or while sleeping.

CBS Los Angeles–12/25/2014

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Hollenbeck Youth Center Hosts Holiday Giveaway In Boyle Heights

Final preparations were underway Saturday morning for the event as volunteers showed up and people lined up outside the door – some waiting all night long.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/13/2014

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Exide Plant Begins To Remove Lead-Contaminated Soil From Neighboring Homes

A battery-recycling facility in Boyle Heights has started to remove lead-contaminated soil from neighboring homes after results released for 85 of the homes tested indicated the existence of lead.

12/04/2014

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